Stepping-Up Classes @ Frankton

Queenstown Lakes District Libraries is partnering up with Southern REAP to offer the community FREE computing classes. 

What are the topics?

1. YouTube – Thursday, 05 May

Learn how to search for videos on anything you like – Music, fashion, news, bloopers, how to make things, hobbies and more.


  • Sign up for an account
  • Searching and favourites
  • Uploading and downloading

2. Online Newspaper – Thursday, 12 May

Learn how to use PressReader to keep up with the news globally, nationally, and locally.


  • How to download and install the PressReader App (program)
  • Touch, tap, swipe, pinch, hold and drag
  • Using the PressReader App
  • How to close Apps that are running in the background

3. Instagram – Thursday, 19 May

Learn how to use Instagram for sharing photos and videos from your smartphone.


  • Creating an account
  • Connecting with friends
  • Posting photos & videos
  • Direct messaging
  • Privacy settings

4. Digital Well-being – Thursday 26 May

A workshop for parents to learn about guiding safe online practices for themselves and their whanau.


  • Digital devices
  • Protecting privacy
  • Searching & Researching
  • Creating & Sharing
  • Social Networking & Gaming
  • Communicating safely online
  • Reputations & Relationships
  • Credits, Coins & Tokens

Where are the sessions held?

Frankton Library Meeting Room

When are the sessions?

All sessions will start at 10.30 am to 12.30pm

What do I need to bring?

  • You're welcome to bring your own device or to use one of ours.
  • A notebook and pen.

Where can I book?

  • As spaces are limited you MUST register for each of the sessions.
  • Feel free to attend all the sessions, or whichever ones are of interest (please note that bookings are essential).
  • Please call Southern REAP on 0800 111 117 or email

Important Information

  • Please bring a mask (or exemption card).
  • We ask you to keep your mask on and can provide a surgical mask if needed.